Flashcards in Muscle Insertions Deck (21)
The spine of scapula
Lateral third of clavicle
Latissimus dorsi insertion?
Floor of the intertubercular sulcus of humorous
Levator scapulae insertion?
Medial border of scapula
Rhomboid minor insertion?
Triangular area at medial end of superior spine
Rhomboid major insertion?
Medial border of scapula (from level of spine to inferior angle)
Splenius capitis insertion?
Mastoid process of temporal bone and lateral third of superior nuchal line
Splenius cervicis insertion?
Tubercles of transverse process of c1-c3 or c4
Ribs between tubercles and angles
Transverse processes in thoracic and cervical regions
Mastoid process of temporal bone
Spinous process in upper thoracic and to cranium
Occipital bone and spinous processes in upper thoracic and cervical regions
Entire length of spinal processes of vertebrae 2-4 segments superiorly
Rotatores brevis insertion
Junction of lamina and transverse or spinous process of vertebrae immediately
2 segments superior to vertebra of origin
Rectus capitis posterior major insertion ?
Lateral part of inferior nuchal line
Rectus capitis posterior minor insertion?
Medial third of the inferior nuchal line
Obliquus capitis inferior insertion?
Transverse process of c1
Obliquus capitis superior insertion?
In between superior and inferior nuchal lines
Sternocleidomastoid (clavicular head) inferior insertion?
Superior surface of medial third of clavicle
Sternocleidomastoid (sternal head) inferior attachment?
Anterior surface of Manubrium of sternum